We Buy Junk Cars for Cash

Get more money with Junk Car Medics because of our large network of junk car buyers ready to pay you more cash for your junk car.

Get an offer in 1-2 minutes
to sell your car now.

Member of the Automotive Recyclers Association

Finally, a junk car service that makes junking a car quick, easy, and painless.

 Even if...your car doesn't run

 Even if...your car is damaged beyond repair

 Even if...your car is older than you

 Even if...your car is a piece of s*%t

How Junk Car Medics Works

  • Tell us about your car

    Tell Us About Your Car

    Answer a few questions about your vehicle's condition and type online or by phone. Quick.

  • Get an Instant Offer

    Get Your Price Instantly

    Our instant offer technology will return the highest offer for your junk car. Easy.

  • Free Junk Car Removal and Payment on The Spot

    Junk Your Car in 1-2 Days

    Accept your offer, schedule the removal, and get paid on the spot for your car! Painless

Why Junk Car Medics?

Free Quotes Online or by Phone

Our instant valuation technology uses real-time market data to accurately estimate your car's value.

Get Your Best Offer

We'll match you with the buyer paying the most cash for your junk car.

Painless Process to Junk Cars

Speak to us as much or as little as you prefer...it's up to you.

100% Free to You

Our service is 100% free to use and does not take money out of your pocket.

Free Towing and Pick Up

Get free junk car removal when you junk you car with any of our buyers.

100's of Raving Reviews

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We Buy Junk Cars for Cash

Looking to get cash for your junk car? Want to avoid the headaches and hassles the industry presents? At Junk Car Medics, we buy junk cars for cash. It's all we do.

  • 192,000+ cars bought since 2016
  • $54+ million paid out to sellers like you
  • 1-2 days (average time to pick up + payment)
  • Price guarantee - no negotiating or hidden costs

William V - Sold a 2005 Nissan Altima for $385

"Great to deal with. The online tool provided a quick, reasonable quote. Once I accepted the quote, I received a call promptly to go over the details and set up a pickup time. The driver called to confirm the time and again when he was about 10 minutes away. All of the staff was very courteous and made the process painless. I will be using them again if I need to dispose of another vehicle!"


The Better Way to Junk Cars For Cash


You may be thinking junking your car for cash is going to be a nightmare and stressful experience.

Junkyards don't always have the best reputation and this may be your first time dealing with them.

Craigslist may sound like a great place to junk a car. You'll be motivated to post pictures and wait for the offers only to find low ball offers from people that will eventually ghost you, or no offers to buy your car at all.

But you've found Junk Car Medics junk car service.  We specialize in buying "junk cars", the cars no one else wants because they are too damaged, old, or unreliable.

We've formed relationships with junk car buyers across the country, online car auctions, and only the best junkyards near you to get you the best offer for your junk car and the best experience. All while leaving the haggling and hassles behind, there's none of that here!

We have also published countless junk car resources on our blog as well as our YouTube channel, helping millions of people get more out of their experience junking a car.  But this guide on a junk car takes the cake and has all you need to know to junk cars for cash.

Let's get to it.


What is a Junk Car?

"Junk Car Medics definition of a junk car, also known as a scrap car, is a vehicle that no longer runs, is damageable beyond repair, or is not worth fixing because it has no resale value and is best sold for parts or scrap"

- Todd, CEO @ Junk Car Medics

Junk Car Prices are Soaring

The average value of a junk car rose 35% to $596 in 2021, thriving off a strong scrap metal market and demand for used car parts.

Average Junk Car Prices

We Pay Cash For Cars in Any Condition

Junk Car Medics junks cars in any condition.

Whether your car is damaged beyond repair, totaled from a recent wreck, or is to old and has reached the end of it's life, we will but your junk car.

Read up more on the different types of junk cars we buy such as damaged, totaled, wrecked, old, and non-running vehicles.

Sell My Old Car

Have an old clunker? A car that's too old for anyone else to want? We'll buy it!

Sell Old Car

Sell My Damaged Car

Is your car heavily damaged, our junk car buyer service is perfect for you.

Sell Damaged Car

Sell My Non-Running Car

If your car doesn't run, is missing its engine, or does not start, we'll still buy it!

Sell Non-Running Car

Sell My Totaled Car

Recently total your car? Our junk car buyers will purchase it for it's reusable parts or metal.

Sell Totaled Car

Sell My Wrecked Car

Wrecked cars are a salvage yards desire because no one else wants them. But we do.

Sell Wrecked Car

Frequently Asked Questions

Get basic answers to the most common questions about junk cars.  Each question is linked through to a more in-depth answer on the topic if warranted.

What is needed to junk a car?

To junk your car you will need:

  1. The vehicle.
  2. The title (in most cases).
  3. The keys (in most cases).

What is the best site to junk my car?

The best site to junk your car is the one that matches the best offer with the best service.  That's Junk Car Medics.  All you need to do is enter your vehicle information one time and in return, you will get the best offer in your market for your junk car. Save your time, avoid lowball offers and scammers, and use Junk Car Medics.

How can I junk my car fast?

The fastest way to junk your car for cash is to call Junk Car Medics and mention that you are hoping to get same-day service.  While we can't guarantee it, we do our best.

Who buys junk cars near me?

That places that buy junk cars near you consist of:

  1. Junk Car Medics.
  2. The local auto salvage and recycling facilities.
  3. Online junk car buyers.
  4. Mechanics, at times.

Is junk car removal and towing free?

Generally speaking, junk car removal is usually free however the cost may be factored into the offer depending on the buyer.

With Junk Car Medics the offer you receive is the amount you will be paid for your junk car.

What's my junk car worth?

When Junk Car Medics determines how much your junk car is worth we do so based on these factors:

  • The vehicle year, make, and model.
  • The vehicle's condition.
  • The vehicle's location.
  • The value in recyclable car parts.
  • The local scrap metal prices.

The easiest way to determine how much your junk car is worth is to use our junk car value calculator.

Do you offer same day cash for junk cars?

We certainly try. The weather, availability, and location will all have something to do with your answer. The good news is that we will do our best to get your car picked up as soon as possible.

Where do you buy junk cars?

We buy junk cars for cash near you! Scroll down to see a list of our top locations that we buy junk cars in.

Is it better to junk a car or donate it?

Generally speaking, it's better to junk your car for cash and donate to a charity of choice in another method.

Can I junk a car without the title?

You still may be able to junk your car if you do not have the title as long as you are able to verify your identity and have a valid registration.

HOWEVER, it varies by state so please let your junk car buyer know that you do not have the title upfront.

What happens if you junk a car with a lien on it?

Unfortunately, you can not junk a car with a lien on it. We will need the title to junk your car in most cases, and that will notify us of any liens.

Can I sell my junk car for $500 cash?

The junk car market is hot right now and prices are up.  It may be possible to sell a junk car for $500 when it otherwise wouldn't be.

It depends on the specific car though, so get your instant offer to see what your clunker is worth.

Do you pay cash for junk cars?

The majority of our buyers pay by certified check which we guarantee.

It wouldn't be safe to pay in actual "cash".  The term cash for junk cars is just that, a term used to describe a way to junk a car.

Did You Know

96% of all vehicles reach the end of their lives and become junk cars, while the other 4% end up abandoned. 

Learn more junk car stats
Someone that needs more help getting cash for junk cars

Looking for more resources? Check out our guides and YouTube channel.

Vehicle Recycling 101
Junk Car Medics TV
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